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Bayou Wildlife Zoo

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It's OK!!! But not Great!!!

We did have fun. But the price is a little much. Sure could stand a good cleaning. the petting... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
j1gramma
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Seabrook, Texas
Small & unique

We went to the zoo for a 1st grade school field trip, so you might want to avoid a weekday if you... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
RachelMG1
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Richmond, Texas
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“animal food”(8 reviews)
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5050 Fm 517 Rd, Alvin, TX 77511-1828
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All reviews feed the animals tram ride animal food hand sanitizer water buffalo walk up walked around the main attraction food buckets picnic area interesting place fun experience great for kids wildlife zoo pony deer goats
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went under the assumption that this was a free range/refuge type of thing. If you're the type of person who cares about animals and their quality of life, don't spend your money here. They have alligators in extremely small habitats, same with the giraffes....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ashlie846
Reviewed 28 January 2019

The kids do have fun and love going but it is getting very run down and the animals are becoming fewer and fewer and some are getting very old and can hardly move. This place has been for sale for a while and it went...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Trisha6341
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Glad we came here. There’s about a quarter mile stretch of rod where you can feed animals from your POV. The kids were laughing so hard they couldn’t breath when the ostrich was eating form out buckets inside the car. After that you park and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank H4622KQscottp
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

What a great day we spent an hour stroking and feeding deer before taking the tour where we got to stroke, llama, Buffalo and camels as well as seeing lots of animals close up. All animal's looked well fed and looked after and yes some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank markiemoo
Reviewed 1 August 2018

It was a hot day but really enjoyed this place. Take your own water and portable fan. And hand sanitizer.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Isabel S
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We did have fun. But the price is a little much. Sure could stand a good cleaning. the petting zoo area. is way to small.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank j1gramma
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We went to the zoo for a 1st grade school field trip, so you might want to avoid a weekday if you go with a small/family group! There was at least one another school but they accommodated everyone really well in a relatively small space....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank RachelMG1
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

It's too expensive for what it is. There are many herbivores which are free to roam quite a lot of land. Lots of the deer, zebra, bison etc... Stay together which is what it's like in Africa, so I enjoyed that part. You get taken...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank jarvo2001
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The kids loved the wildlife zoo and they had a great day riding the tram and feeding the animals. From their perspective it was a perfect place. However, their maintenance could use a little boost to the program. Some areas seemed unkept and not as...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank LoriLogic
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I have taken my grandchildren to this park several times over the years and have had a fabulous time, very exciting. We went yesterday, March 15, 2018 during Spring Break. The line of traffic was very long in both directions. It took 45 minuets to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank Paulette M
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I’d plan for 3hrs or so
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